1993 World Championships in Athletics – Men's decathlon

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Events at the
1993 World Championships
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
10 km walk women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Men's Decathlon competition at the 1993 World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. There were a total number of 25 participating athletes, including three non-finishers. The competition started on Thursday August 19, 1993, and ended on Friday August 20, 1993. The gold medal was won by Dan O'Brien of the United States with a score of 8891 points.

Medalists[edit]

Gold United States Dan O'Brien
United States (USA)
Silver Belarus Eduard Hämäläinen
Belarus (BLR)
Bronze Germany Paul Meier
Germany (GER)

Schedule[edit]

August 19
  1. 100 m
  2. Long Jump
  3. Shot Put
  4. High Jump
  5. 400 m
August 20
  1. 110 m hurdles
  2. Discus Throw
  3. Pole Vault
  4. Javelin Throw
  5. 1,500 m

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 1993 World Athletics Championships
World Record  Dan O'Brien (USA) 8891 September 5, 1992 France Talence, France
Event Record  Dan O'Brien (USA) 8812 August 30, 1991 Japan Tokyo, Japan
Season Best  Michael Smith (CAN) 8262 May 30, 1993 Austria Götzis, Austria

Final[edit]

RANK FINAL RANKING POINTS
Med 1.png  Dan O'Brien (USA) 8817 CR
Med 2.png  Eduard Hämäläinen (BLR) 8724
Med 3.png  Paul Meier (GER) 8548
4.  Christian Schenk (GER) 8500
5.  Alain Blondel (FRA) 8444
6.  Christian Plaziat (FRA) 8398
7.  Steve Fritz (USA) 8324
8.  Rob Muzzio (USA) 8237
9.  Michael Kohnle (GER) 8075
10.  Tomáš Dvořák (CZE) 8032
11.  Petri Keskitalo (FIN) 8000
12.  Indrek Kaseorg (EST) 7911
12.  Henrik Dagård (SWE) 7838
14.  Sébastien Levicq (FRA) 7783
15.  Ramil Ganiyev (UZB) 7734
15.  Ronalds Blums (LAT) 7734
17.  Sándor Munkácsi (HUN) 7726
18.  Xavier Brunet (ESP) 7547
19.  Alex Kruger (GBR) 7481
20.  Katsuhiko Matsuda (JPN) 7140
21.  Munehiro Kaneko (JPN) 6912
22.  Barry Walsh (IRL) 6632
 Mike Smith (CAN) DNF
 Dezső Szabó (HUN) DNF
 Robert Změlík (TCH) DNF

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